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Plant physiology, 115(3), 1277-1285 (1997-12-09)
The biosynthesis of L-ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is not well understood in plants. The ozone-sensitive Arabidopsis thaliana mutant vitamin c-1 (vtc1; formerly known as soz1) is deficient in ascorbic acid, accumulating approximately 30% of wild-type levels. This deficiency could result...
Xi Wang et al.
Archives of oral biology, 57(9), 1231-1240 (2012-03-30)
This study focused on the characterization of stem cells from human exfoliated deciduous teeth (SHED) in comparison with dental pulp stem cells (DPSCs) to certify SHED as a key element in tissue engineering. In the present study, SHED and DPSCs...
R Heller et al.
The Journal of biological chemistry, 274(12), 8254-8260 (1999-03-13)
Ascorbic acid has been shown to enhance impaired endothelium-dependent vasodilation in patients with atherosclerosis by a mechanism that is thought to involve protection of nitric oxide (NO) from inactivation by free oxygen radicals. The present study in human endothelial cells...
Plant L-ascorbic acid: chemistry, function, metabolism, bioavailability and effects of processing.
Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 80, 825-860 (2000)
Ying Li et al.
Protein & cell, 7(7), 478-488 (2016-06-09)
Werner syndrome (WS) is a premature aging disorder that mainly affects tissues derived from mesoderm. We have recently developed a novel human WS model using WRN-deficient human mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs). This model recapitulates many phenotypic features of WS. Based...